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Joslin New Solar Telluric Globe

Auction:
2170
Lot:
178
Sold for:
$3,819$3,250

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Auction:
Sale #2170 - 2170
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
May 03, 2003 10:00AM

Description:

Joslin New Solar Telluric Globe, Boston, dated 1854, with 6-inch Terrestrial Globe, brass "day circle" and geared arm/pointer, on painted cast iron base with sun ball, cast foliate decoration and day and Zodiac circle, the base, 9 in. dia. (slight gore loss; foxing to day circle).
Estimate $3,500-4,000

Keywords

Book collecting, Cartography, Globe, Sun, Zodiac